In this blogseries, we give the floor to our employees to share their view on specific topics. In this post, Stephan expresses his personal opinion and experience after visiting HxGN LIVE 2018 in Las Vegas. Enjoy!
In the field of G/Technology and Fiber Optic Works (FOW), an ambitious roadmap has been created that provides a new version with updates and new functionality every quarter. ‘Relation Establishment’, the ‘FOW Design Assist’, and a number of new ‘Add-on products’ are the most outstanding ones.
QA Tool is a tool to predefine data analysis queries and run them periodically. In G/Technology not all business rules are enforced. This is a way for example to prevent inconsistencies in the database. An example of this matter in the area of Telecom is incorrectly connected Fiber Couplers. A Fiber Coupler is used to connect 2 guide tubes and may therefore not have any connections with other features
Senior GIS Engineer at ProximusStephan Deckers joined Merkator BV in May 2012. Stephan is a Senior Geo-ICT (GIS) Consultant with a long industry track record serving key Benelux GIS users such as KPN (Telecom) in The Netherlands and Fluxys (Gas Transmission) in Belgium among others. He was a senior consultant at Logica (now CGI), Inter Access and Intergraph. Stephan enforces our Benelux team with strong focus on supporting workflows around Intergraph specific software such as G/Technology. Stephan has a deep understanding of Microsoft .net environments and can combine this successfully with GIS automation tracks. Stephan has a Degree in Surveying from Hogeschool Utrecht (The Netherlands).